Toon receives a 16 million baht cheque from a Thai-Indian businessman in Nakhon Si Thammarat

Toon Bodyslam on Sunday received a 16-million baht cheque from Nakhon Si Thammarat governor Chamroen Tippayapongthada after he arrived in the province from Songkhla province.

The cheque was donated by Mr Jimmy Chawala, a garment business in Nakhon Si Thammarat, and was issued for Phra Mongkut hospital in Bangkok.

Mr Jimmy made the donation on behalf of 1.6 million people of Nakhon Si Thammarat. So far, Toon’s One Step Each marathon run from the southernmost district of Betong to the northernmost district of Mae Sai covering a distance of more than 2,000 kms has raised 183 million baht.

The rocker told his well wishers who showed up in hundreds at Wat Mahathat to welcome him that he would like his supporters to change their cheers “Toon, Suu Suu (Toon Fight, Fight) to “Khun More (doctor) Suu Suu” and “Khun Payabaan (nurse) Suu Suu) to give moral support to doctors and nurses.